Old School: Essays on Japanese Martial Traditions 2002 by Ellis Amdur - Martial Arts - Koryu - Blades - Weapons


Title: Old School: Essays on Japanese Martial Traditions

Author: Ellis Amdur

Description: Pictorial covers. Faint wear to covers. Interior clean. Bibliography. 275 pp. 8.25 x 5.25 inches.

Contents: Foreword; Koryu (Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto-ryu; Maniwa Nen-ryu; Higo Ko-ryu); Japanese Weaponry (Ancient Weapons, The Development and History of the Naginata, Chigiriki: The Japanese Flail, Kusarigama: the Chain-and-Sickle); History and Traditions (Women Warriors of Japan, The Origins of Araki-ryu, Keppan: Blood Vows in Japanese Martial Traditions); Bibliography.

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good+

Publisher: Edgework
Place: Seattle, WA
Year: 2002

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: Japan, martial arts, Koryu, weapons, blades, women warriors,

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